California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo

Tenure Track Faculty Psychology/Sociology of Physical Activity, Exercise and Sport

Kinesiology & Public Health Department, Cal Poly State University, San Luis Obispo, California is accepting applications for a full-time, academic year, tenure track position for Assistant Professor of Psychology/Sociology of Physical Activity, Exercise and Sport, beginning September 12, 2019. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience. Required: Doctorate in Sport and Exercise Psychology, Kinesiology or closely related field. Preferred: University teaching experience and research, publication, and external funding history related to psychological and sociological aspects of physical activity, exercise, and sport. Further department information can be found at or contact Robert D. Clark, Search Committee Chair, Log on to for application details and to complete an online faculty application; submit to Requisition #104979. Review of applications will begin October 1, 2018. Applications received after this date may be considered.

Cal Poly strongly values diversity and inclusion, especially in the classroom and among its areas of study. This position is part of a university-wide cluster of searches designed to increase curricular coverage of areas related to diversity and inclusion, as well as to promote inclusive teaching strategies across the university. Successful candidates will be expected to contribute to the university's goals in these areas.

At California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, we believe that cultivating an environment that embraces and promotes diversity is fundamental to the success of our students, our employees and our community. Bringing people together from different backgrounds, experiences and value systems fosters the innovative and creative thinking that exemplifies Cal Poly's values of free inquiry, cultural and intellectual diversity, mutual respect, civic engagement, and social and environmental responsibility. Cal Poly's commitment to diversity informs our efforts in recruitment, hiring and retention. California Polytechnic State University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.

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Last updated: 2019-01-02